Lagwagon is an American punk rock band from Goleta, California, United States . The band name comes from the band's old van, which has the picture on the back cover of the album Trashed. The Lagwagon has 10 released albums through Fat Wreck Chords: one EP, one live album, seven studio albums, and a collection of B-sides, compilation of demos and tracks.
In 1992, After signing to Fat Wreck Chords, Lagwagon released their debut album, Duh. Two years later, the band released the album Trashed, their second record on Fat Wreck Chords, which is became successful, turn to the production of the video for "Island of Shame." . The Hoss, it is the third Lagwagon album. It was released on November 21, 1995. After the release of the said album, Shawn Dewey and Derrick Plourde leave the band and be replaced for the meantime by Ken Stringfellow on guitar, and permanently on drums by Dave Raun. After two albums, Let's Talk About Feelings and Double Plaidinum , the band went on several break ups.
In 2004, Joey Cape released an album No Use for a Name with vocalist Tony Sly. Lagwagon released the album Resolve, in November 1, 2005. In 2008, the band released an EP titled "I Think My Older Brother Used to Listen to Lagwagon". There are rumors that the band is recording their next album, but Lagwagon undergo break ups, it is because Cape launch his solo career.